SOLD Victorian 14ct Gold Amethyst Glass Locket
A pretty and very unusual locket from the late Victorian period, c1890. The locket has beautiful lined glass that is a deep amethyst purple. The glass has been set into a 14ct gold frame, which has a bale similar to that of a watch. The locket opens to reveal the inside of the two domed pieces of glass. A lovely piece of craftmanship and classically Victorian.
Chain is for display only.
Materials - 14ct Gold (hallmarked on the bale), Glass
Age - C1890
Size - The circular locket measures 24mm in diameter with the bale adding an extra 10mm to the length
Condition - Good. The glass shows little nibbles across the piece, commensurate with age, with no major chips to speak of. Noted for accuracy only.
Weight - 8.4g